1974 Connecticut Huskies football team

American college football team season

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1974 Connecticut Huskies football
ConferenceYankee Conference
Record4–6 (3–3 Yankee)
Head coach
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1973
1975 →
1974 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
UMass + 4 2 0 5 6 0
Maine + 4 2 0 4 6 0
New Hampshire 3 3 0 5 4 0
Rhode Island 3 3 0 5 5 0
Boston University 3 3 0 5 4 1
Connecticut 3 3 0 4 6 0
Vermont 1 5 0 4 6 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1974 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1974 NCAA Division II football season. The Huskies were led by second year head coach Larry Naviaux, and completed the season with a record of 4–6.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 21VermontW 36–22[3]
September 28at Yale*L 7–2037,382[4]
October 5at New HampshireW 41–24
October 12No. 3 Delaware*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
L 6–1513,695[5]
October 19Maine
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
L 0–7
October 26at UMassW 10–9
November 2at Rutgers*W 9–712,500[6]
November 9Boston University
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT
L 17–279,998[7]
November 16Rhode Island
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Storrs, CT (rivalry)
L 13–14
November 23at Holy Cross*L 14–2311,441[8]
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 121. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 November 2015. Retrieved 27 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 24 March 2016. Retrieved 27 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Huskies outlast Vermont, 36–22". Hartford Courant. September 22, 1974. Retrieved September 27, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Yale outside sweeps conquer Connecticut, 20–7". The New York Times. New York, N.Y. September 29, 1974. p. S4.
  5. ^ Price, Terry (October 13, 1974). "Delaware squeaks past UConn". Hartford Courant. p. 1C – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ Berlet, Bruce (November 3, 1974). "UConn Beats Rutgers on Sinay's Boots". Hartford Courant. Hartford, Conn. p. 1C – via Newspapers.com.
  7. ^ "BU Throttles UConn, 27 to 17". The Hartford Courant. November 10, 1974. pp. 1C, 4C – via Newspapers.com.
  8. ^ Smith, George (November 24, 1974). "Crusaders beat Huskies, 23–14". Hartford Courant. p. 1C – via Newspapers.com.
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